Happy 2022! We hope that you had a wonderful holiday season with family and friends, doing what you love or what brings you joy. The start of a new year is the perfect opportunity to reflect on the state of your oral health. We know the past few years have been challenging and it may have been difficult to schedule and attend your appointment. If upon reflection you realize it has been quite some time since your last hygiene examination and cleaning, we recommend scheduling an appointment today. Being proactive with your oral health can eliminate painful emergencies and the need for costly treatments. Read on to learn about the importance of routine oral care.